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At Play in the Fields of the Lord

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At Play in the Fields of the Lord by Peter Matthiessen
Dec 03, 1991 | 384 Pages
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    Dec 03, 1991 | 384 Pages

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    May 02, 2012 | 384 Pages

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“Inventive and extremely well-written. . . . Incredibly moving. . . . A remarkable performance.” —San Francisco Chronicle

“Matthiessen has produced, in expertly crafted and sometimes deeply affecting prose, an entertainment full of glittering color, nose-to-nose conflict and heroic gestures.” —The Washington Post Book World

“A work approaching the highest art, of the most serious purpose.” —St. Louis Post-Dispatch

“A haunting novel. . . . A sardonic wit and a huge fund of compassion illuminate its pages.” —Newsday

“A brutal yet compassionate narrative . . . that will remain long in the reader’s mind.” —Minneapolis Star Tribune

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